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Kenya Safari in 8 Days

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8 Days 7 Nights
Availability : Jan 21’ - Dec 22’
Jomo Kenyatta Airport
Jomo Kenyatta Airport
Min Age : 5+
Max People : 4

Kenya is an excellent place to holiday in Africa, especially for safari-goers. With a full week, you’ll get to experience the country’s healthy national park and conservancy presence with loads of wildlife, mixed with possible cultural experiences, beach relaxation, and active excursions, including a multi-day trek. Below, we’ve listed several expertly crafted itineraries packed with iconic Kenyan adventures (and even one with neighboring Tanzania)—all with cool overnight options in eco-lodges and safari camps.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

Masai Mara – spend three days in search of the Big Five in one of Africa’s most famous reserves and opt for a thrilling hot air balloon ride
Lake Nakuru – explore the wildlife-rich Lake Nakuru National Park on a game drive, home to lions, rhinos, buffalo and more
Giraffe Centre -hand-feed giraffes from the raised platforms and watch the warthogs chasing after scraps on the ground
Daphne Sheldrick Centre – see rescued baby elephants playing in safety and watch as they are fed by the staff who rescued them
Lake Elementeita – head into the Great Rift Valley and watch flamingos and other birds feeding around the soda ash lake
Nairobi – explore the Kenyan capital independently and visit the Karen Blixen Museum for a glimpse into colonial life in Africa

 

Tour Details

Fully inclusive luxury Safari customised for cultural and wildlife experiences of Kenya staying in Serena Hotels. However you like to travel, on this tour, you will experience the sprawling, wildlife-rich grasslands of Kenya, a sight to behold. This trip highlights the country’s’ natural wonders and transports you between national parks, cushy lodges, and tented camps while allowing you to really explore the majestic African landscape. Track the “Big Five” across the Serengeti and Maasai Mara plains and visit many other incredible parks. Come explore Africa with us!

Tour Highlights

This tour uses lodges and tented camps and will be organised exclusively for you.

What to see

  • Maasai Mara National Reserve

  • Lake Nakuru National Park 

  • Lake Naivasha

  • Amboseli National Park

Departure & Return Location

Jomo Kenyatta Airport (Google Map)

Departure Time

3 Hours Before Flight Time

Price Includes

  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water (On all days)

Price Excludes

  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$20.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
What to Expect
  • This tour uses lodges and tented camps.
  • Private tour- This tour will be organized exclusively for you. However, wildlife viewing activities are run by the lodges/camps and will be shared with others.
  • Can start any day - If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.
  • Can be customized -You can request minor changes to the accommodations and destinations of this tour.
  • Not for solo travellers - Solo travellers cannot book this private tour.
  • Minimum age of 3 years -The minimum age for this tour is 3 years.
  • Activities & Transportation
  • Activities: game drives, nature hikes/walks & boat trip
  • Getting around: pop-up roof 4x4 vehicle, pop-up roof minivan & boat
  • A transfer from and back to the airport is included
Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival in Nairobi

The tour guide will be at Jomo Kenyatta Airport to pick you up from your flight. Depending on your arrival time you can visit some of Kenya’s craft markets where you can browse the pottery, carvings, batik, weaving, sculpture, musical instruments, leather and fabrics for sale. Prepare to haggle! All activities today are at your own cost. You will spend the night in the tranquillity of Panafric Hotel; ideally located on the outskirts of Nairobi. The rooms have an en-suite bathroom and overlook the tropical gardens. There is a swimming pool to refresh yourself.

Main Destination: Nairobi

Accommodation:

Nairobi Serena Hotel (Luxury Hotel located in or near Nairobi)

Day 2 Nairobi - Maasai Mara National Reserve

You will be picked-up from Panafric Hotel and travel to Maasai Mara through The Great Rift Valley and Narok, a Masai Mara Town. Mara is an enormous reserve; actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest migration and is home of the “Big Five” including lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo and rhino You will arrive at the Sarova Mara Game Lodge where you will check-in and have lunch. After lunch you will take off on an afternoon game drive through the park in search of the lion, cheetah, elephant, buffalo and other animals. Later in the evening you will return to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay

 

Main Destination:

Masai Mara National Reserve

 

Accommodation:

Mara Serena Safari Lodge (Luxury lodge located inside Masai Mara NR)

 

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3Maasai Mara Game Reserve

After breakfast you can be one of only a few fortunate people to glide in a Hot Air Balloon over the Mara Plains. This optional activity is an additional cost of $ 450 by pre-arrangement). Experience floating silently above the awakening bush while spotting wildlife and enjoying the amazing scenery of Africa, across rivers and over numerous small villages. After this optional balloon ride, the search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues during an extensive game drive after lunch.

On the plains, enormous herds of grazing animals, plus the elusive cheetah and leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs can be seen. During your stay you also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Maasai people where you will witness singing and dancing; part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience. Later in the evening you will return to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

Main Destination:

Masai Mara National Reserve

 

Accommodation:

Mara Serena Safari Lodge (Luxury lodge located inside Masai Mara NR)

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4 Mara to Lake Nakuru

After breakfast, you check-out of the lodge and make your way to Lake Nakuru National Park. On the floor of the Great Rift Valley surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful park.

Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching, hiking, picnicking and game drives. You will see flamingo and other waterfowl and a variety of terrestrial birds numbering about 450 species. You will see over 56 different types of animal including white rhino, waterbuck and more! Key viewpoints to see are Lion Hill, Baboon Cliff and Out of Africa Hills including Enasoit, Honeymoon, Lion Hill Ridge, as well as the Makalia Waterfalls.

There are over 550 different plant species including the unique and biggest euphoria forest in Africa Picturesque landscape and yellow acacia woodlands to view. Later in the evening, you will head to Sarova Lion Hill for dinner and your overnight stay.

 

Main Destination:

Lake Nakuru National Park 

Accommodation:

Serena Elementaita Camp (Luxury tented camp located inside Nakuru NR)

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking-Water (Other drinks not included

Day 5Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha

You will rise early, have breakfast, check-out and head to Naivasha. The bio-diversity of this area will absolutely amaze you. If planning a trip to Kenya, Naivasha is a must. One day and night is good enough unless you want to spend more time hiking and trekking at Hell’s Gate National Park.

You can take a boat ride on Lake Naivasha where bird-watching is the biggest draw and the best way to see the beautiful winged creatures is on this two-hour boat-ride. Your boatman will likely show you how eagles prey on fish on the lake. Later you can go for a tour of Hell’s Gate National Park.

The park got its name from the vast open areas, dry grasses and passage created by the steep walls of very high cliffs. In prehistoric times a river flowed through this gap. The river has long since dried up. The gap was christened as Hell’s Gate. This trip is available at a supplementary cost of by pre-arrangement). Later in the evening, you will head to Sawela Hotel for your dinner and overnight stay.

 

Main Destination:

Lake Naivasha

Accommodation:

Sawela Lodge (Luxury hotel located in or near Masai Mara NR) 

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking-Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 6Naivasha - Amboseli National Park

After breakfast, you will check-out and drive to Amboseli National Park. The Park is famous for the large herds of elephants and the majestic view of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. You will arrive at Amboseli Ol Tukai Lodge where you will have lunch. After lunch is served you will have time to relax or enjoy the sun heated swimming pool before leaving for another game drive in the afternoon.

You will be back in good time for a warm shower or a cocktail before dinner is served and then you will turn in for the night.

 

Main Destination:

Amboseli National Park

 Accommodation:

Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge (Luxury lodge located inside Amboseli NP)

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking-Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 7Amboseli National Park

After breakfast you will take part in two game drives for this day. The open flat plains are ideal places to search for pride of lions, buffalo, cheetah, zebra, and wildebeest. The swamps are good places to catch elephants as they bath in the mud. There is a wealth and diversity of waterfowl and other birds species. You can also discover the African Culture by visiting a local Maasai Village before returning to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

 

 

Main Destination:

Amboseli National Park 

Accommodation:

Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge (Luxury lodge located inside Amboseli NP)

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking-Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 8 Amboseli National Park to Nairobi

After breakfast, you will check-out and head towards Nairobi Airport to connect to your flight home.

End of tour

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Additional Info

This tour starts  and ends in Nairobi, Kenya

This operator can book your international flights

Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost

 

What to Expect
  • Luxury tour -This luxury tour uses lodges and tented camps.
  • Private tour- This tour will be organized exclusively for you. However, wildlife viewing activities are run by the lodges/camps and will be shared with others.
  • Can start any day - If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.
  • Can be customized -You can request minor changes to the accommodations and destinations of this tour.
  • Not for solo travellers - Solo travellers cannot book this private tour.
  • Minimum age of 3 years -The minimum age for this tour is 3 years.
  • Activities & Transportation
  • Activities: game drives, nature hikes/walks & boat trip
  • Getting around: pop-up roof 4x4 vehicle, pop-up roof minivan & boat
  • A transfer from and back to the airport is included